Early studies Early studies have different outcomes. Some of them revealed that the use of Internet could be socially isolating, for example studies of SIQSS and Harvard. While on the other hand Pew and UCLA studies conclude that the use of the Internet mainly has a positive effect on our sociability. After these most of the following studies choose the side that Internet has a positive effect. However there are some criticisms of these earlier studies.
Due to the rapid development of the internet it is reasonable to assume that Murley’s article from 2008 might be outdated in terms of quality management. Softwaretechniques are evolving fast which should make it much easier to controll the articles’ quality. However, the bad quality of some articles is not based on technological restraints. In order to avoid both quality and vandalism issues more academics should participate in Wikipedia’s quality management. A good example for that are Suzuki et al.
(Vazquez, J. I., & Lopez-De-Ipina, D. (2008)) Many observers allege that the Internet is changing society. Perhaps not surprisingly, given the novelty of the new digital media, there is little agreement about what those changes are. Our purpose here is to summarize research by social scientists about the Internet and to encourage more sociologists to contribute actively to such research. We believe that it is important for sociologists to address these issues for three reasons. First, the medium's rapid growth offers a once-in-a-lifetime oppor- tunity for scholars to
Although people say that social media destroys relationships, Erik Qualman proved that the internet does not just destroy relationships between people, but brings people together to and sometimes it is better because they last longer when they meet online instead of in person. These reasons show that the web can bring people together, and not just destroy relationships and separate
This technological presence can provide many benefits, yet these advancements result in a decline in social and communication skills. People believe that technology is improving the social skills because with it, a person has access to other people worldwide; however, it negatively
The advance technology has the ability to change lives, which can be bad for the ones who depend of it to much. Neil Postman stated that technocracy allowed us to stray away from tradition and also evolved the world more rapidly. In today’s society, people can be sharing their exact location with there friends or posting pictures on facebook of where they just came back from. Postman goes on to explain the cultural impact of printing (E. Eisenstein), and lines up printing, telegraphy, photography, broadcasting and computers as the technological culture-changers giving us access to instant, indiscriminate information. The result is that we accommodate ourselves to new technology in the brave new world where technological progress has become the chief aim of life (70).
Permission marketing has been born but is still in its infancy. The Internet is also a great source of information – allowing you to keep up with your competitors’ and clients’ activities. On-line polls and surveys can yield a large amount of additional information about your clients. It also means that it is much more difficult to retain any form of differentiation when your services and approach are clear for all – including your competitors – to see. The Internet also allows you to reach a much wider geographical spread than was previously possible.
The introduction of e-commerce has diminished the effect of geographical barriers. Finally, modern market environment forces companies to implement e-commercial activities in their course of actions in order to be competitive. Brilliant innovation in field of trading is the m-commerce, which itself is an appendage of traditional electronic commerce, rapidly gains the approval of the customer audience. In addition, despite of common basis both types of commerce have several significant distinctions and we need to define these two terms in order to have a clear picture on how they differ. Both e-commerce and m-commerce is a field of marketing where selling, distributing and servicing activities done on the Internet with a help of various devices.
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It provided some background information about Internet TV such as its characteristics and advantages. While Internet TV has brought some obvious advantages to viewers, content providers and broadcasting companies, it has also resulted in complicated issues and challenges. The above literature has attempted to summarize the challenges confronting Internet TV on its way towards market success. Next, the above section has taken a new perspective to view the role of Internet TV in the society. Present literature has shown that Internet TV does not only represent a new form of multimedia channel, but also highly associated with societal and cultural factors.